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SWAZILAND: King Mswati III renames the country eSwatini

Swaziland king changes country’s name to Kingdom of eSwatini AL JAZEERA – Renaming announced during celebrations marking 50 years of independence from British colonial rule. The king of the Swaziland has announced that his country’s name has changed to eSwatini. The declaration by King Mswati III on Thursday was made during celebrations marking the monarch’s birthday, as well as 50 years of independence from British colonial rule. “I would like to announce that Swaziland will now revert to its original name,” the king said at a packed sports stadium Manzina,Read More


SWAZILAND: King Mswati III renames the country eSwatini

Swaziland king changes country’s name to Kingdom of eSwatini AL JAZEERA – Renaming announced during celebrations marking 50 years of independence from British colonial rule. The king of the Swaziland has announced that his country’s name has changed to eSwatini. The declaration by King Mswati III on Thursday was made during celebrations marking the monarch’s birthday, as well as 50 years of independence from British colonial rule. “I would like to announce that Swaziland will now revert to its original name,” the king said at a packed sports stadium Manzina,Read More


SWAZILAND: King Mswati III renames the country eSwatini

Swaziland king changes country’s name to Kingdom of eSwatini AL JAZEERA – Renaming announced during celebrations marking 50 years of independence from British colonial rule. The king of the Swaziland has announced that his country’s name has changed to eSwatini. The declaration by King Mswati III on Thursday was made during celebrations marking the monarch’s birthday, as well as 50 years of independence from British colonial rule. “I would like to announce that Swaziland will now revert to its original name,” the king said at a packed sports stadium Manzina,Read More


SWAZILAND: King Mswati III renames the country eSwatini

Swaziland king changes country’s name to Kingdom of eSwatini AL JAZEERA – Renaming announced during celebrations marking 50 years of independence from British colonial rule. The king of the Swaziland has announced that his country’s name has changed to eSwatini. The declaration by King Mswati III on Thursday was made during celebrations marking the monarch’s birthday, as well as 50 years of independence from British colonial rule. “I would like to announce that Swaziland will now revert to its original name,” the king said at a packed sports stadium Manzina,Read More


SWAZILAND: King Mswati III renames the country eSwatini

Swaziland king changes country’s name to Kingdom of eSwatini AL JAZEERA – Renaming announced during celebrations marking 50 years of independence from British colonial rule. The king of the Swaziland has announced that his country’s name has changed to eSwatini. The declaration by King Mswati III on Thursday was made during celebrations marking the monarch’s birthday, as well as 50 years of independence from British colonial rule. “I would like to announce that Swaziland will now revert to its original name,” the king said at a packed sports stadium Manzina,Read More


LIBERIA: Journalist found stabbed and killed

A black vehicle was seen by at least one witness dropping the journalist’s body outside his home at 3 a.m. in the eastern Paynesville suburb of Monrovia on April 16 NEW YORK, United States of America, April 19, 2018/ — Liberian authorities should thoroughly investigate the killing of Tyron Brown, a video editor and camera operator with Super Communications, a privately owned outlet that runs Super FM and Super Television, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. A black vehicle was seen by at least one witness dropping the journalist’sRead More


UGANDA: News updates for April 19, 2018 from NTV – VIDEO

Muhammad Kirumira agamba agenda kujjulira ebibonerezo ebimuweereddwa Ono asingisiddwa emisango ena, n’aawangulako ena. mu bibonerezo ebimuweereddwa kuliko okujjibwako amayinja agamu saako okulabulwa. Muhammad Kirumira eyali DPC w’e Buyende ategeezezza nti agenda kujjulira ebibonerezo ebimuweereddwa. Ono asingisiddwa emisango ena, n’aawangulako ena. mu bibonerezo ebimuweereddwa kuliko okujjibwako amayinja agamu saako okulabulwa. EARLIER 5.59PM EAT. Police Court recommends Muhammad Kirumira’s demotion The Police Court sitting in Naguru has recommended ASP Muhammad Kirumira’s demotion by Two ranks. After finding him guilty of of gross misconduct contrary to the police standing orders on conduct andRead More


UGANDA: Toothless Ochola says he is going to close Nalufenya

A police armoured car at the entrance of Nalufenya Detention Centre. Mr Okoth-Ochola intends to close it I am going to close Nalufenya, says IGP Ochola UGANDA PARLIAMENT (DAILY MONITOR) – The Inspector General of Police, Mr Martins Okoth-Ochola has confirmed that the dreaded Nalufenya police facility will soon be closed. Mr Ochola on Thursday told members of the Parliamentary Committee on Defence and Internal Affairs that the order to close the detention centre is “being drafted” by the Director of Legal Services of the force. “I am going toRead More


RDCONGO: L’homme qui a réveillé le monde à propos du Congo / The man who woke up world to plight of Congo

The English Version follows after the French L’homme qui a réveillé le monde à propos du Congo Par Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr CHICAGO, États-Unis d’Amérique, 19 avril 2018/ — Enfin ! Le monde s’est réuni à Genève vendredi 13 avril pour rassembler le financement nécessaire pour apporter l’aide humanitaire aux populations désespérées de la RD Congo. Et ceci, suite aux efforts de l’ex-premier ministre de la RDC, Samy Badibanga Ntita. C’est la première fois que la communauté internationale se réunit pour rassembler le financement de l’aide humanitaire à unRead More


BUSINESS: De Beers comes up with clean up plan for Blood Diamonds

Diamond giant to start artisanal pilot program in Sierra Leone.  Such mining has long damaged the reputation of the industry BLOOMBERG – Diamond mining giant De Beers plans to fix one of the industry’s oldest problems: the reputational stain of artisanal mining. The world’s top diamond miner is set to start a pilot program in Sierra Leone that will help trace the route from mine to consumer for what it calls ethically-sourced artisanal gems. The Anglo American Plc unit will train miners and provide them with equipment to digitally trackRead More